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First Look: Venture out with the Virgin Mobile Venture

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First Look: Venture out with the Virgin Mobile Venture

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With its 2-megapixel camera, 2.8-inch touch-screen display, and onboard QWERTY keyboard, the Virgin Mobile Venture is aimed for first-time smartphone users.

Everybody it live on your -- CNET bringing you guys than Virgin Mobile -- there. That event is just standard entry level Android gingerbread found. Edit super eight touch screen display as 600 megahertz profit -- and -- they -- -- -- amp hour battery. On the back visit -- megapixel camera with an accompanying flash. You that because the processor is obviously aside if like me to halt the handset pretty Stella after clicking -- I can see the venture also has a physical -- QWERTY keyboard. Though each key is -- any unique pointed fashion instead of the usual publish -- It's still pretty cramped. I could -- hands and -- hacking is a very tips of my finger to type. Which can get really denying really fast. If I like my -- flat act pretty much about half an alphabet in one press. Plus he have no choice but to type with a physical keyboard since the fun doesn't offer an on screen keyboard when texting or emailing. The next comes a -- -- the -- these packets -- apps swap -- -- and widgets every Bob -- and game like environment but it. You can ever be ID packs for free app that deep fog -- -- -- immediately starts -- -- essentials pack which includes apps like bus speed Twitter and FaceBook. This can't say -- -- for people who are maybe looking for the first my -- and honest I have -- something simple. It -- -- that the device is going for 7999. An average of mobile again I'm at Christina and this is -- Virgin Mobile ads and.

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